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Address: Hanapepe, Kauai, HI

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Must do for the family!

Be warned, it swings and swings a lot. But, I did it! I was so proud of myself. I waited until I was the only one on the bridge. Although then my mates joked, "No one to save... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 19, 2015
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Casco, Maine
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Casco, Maine
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105 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

Be warned, it swings and swings a lot. But, I did it! I was so proud of myself. I waited until I was the only one on the bridge. Although then my mates joked, "No one to save you, if the bridge breaks." Nice mates! It's one of those things you do for nostalgia or to just say you did... More 

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Phoenix, Arizona
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

The swinging bridge is right off the Main Street. The trade winds were calm the day we visited but you could still feel a slight sway. Fun thing to experience and an interesting bridge design.

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Bronx, NY
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6 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

This is a great stop on your way to see other things in the area. The bridge was swaying a little and you can move it more once your on it. The town was really quaint and cute. Everything was closed by the time we arrived so it was really quiet. There weren't a lot of people around. Just local... More 

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Jensen Beach, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 190 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

If you happen to be in historic Hanapepe, you need to experience the walking bridge. It was originally built in 1911 for people that needed to cross the river. My wife was about half way across but felt uneasy about the swaying of the bridge. It is a good hundred feet across. Visiting the Swinging Bridge would be a real... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

The bridge sways gently from movement and from the wind. Easily reached from the main street of Hanapepe.

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Cary, Illinois
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

While in Hanapepe you must visit the "famous" swinging bridge! A single lane and lovely view adds to the charm of this quick stop. We enjoyed the landscape at sunset.

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Hanapepe, Hawaii
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015

Me and my daughter takes a walk when we can to get some exercise we live about 1/2 mile away and its alway's a nice view to see everyday Aloha

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Los Angeles, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

When visiting Hanapepe it is a fun thing to do get on the bridge and make it swing! nice views from the bridge, went one Sunday afternoon not anyone else around so we had a fun time on the bridge..

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Lititz
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015

This little swinging brig to nowhere is a fun activity that is not scary at all. I am afraid of heights, and even I like to get on the bridge and make it swing even more. It is fun to walk to the middle, take in the view of the river, shoot some photos, walk to the other side, then... More 

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Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015

My husband and I were in Hanapepe for the day and visited the swinging bridge. It was a fun little stop. Worth crossing for some fun pics if you are in Hanapepe.

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Address: Hanapepe, Kauai, HI
Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Kauai  >  Hanapepe

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